Mrs. Rilda Armstrong

Submitted by Robin Sterling

The Blount County Journal,
27 Nov 1914

Aged Woman Passes Away

After an illness of a few days at the residence of P. B. Campbell, at Remlap, Mrs. Rilda Armstrong passed away at 3 o'clock, Monday morning, aged 82 years. She had been enjoyed good health but retired complaining slightly, and at 3 o'clock her groans awoke the family and when they reached her room she was breathing her last. Heart failure was the immediate cause of her death. The deceased was a consistent member of the Methodist church, South, and loved to worship within its walls. She proved that God is a living truth. Interment at Chepultepec cemetery. Funeral services conducted by Rev. R.J. Wilson.